IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: North America

Reliance, Petrobras Mull Petchem JVs in Brazil (Update)

9:17 AM MDT | August 25, 2008 | Deepti Ramesh and Kara Sissell

Reliance Industries is in talks with Brazilian oil company Petrobras to set up two petrochemical joint ventures in Brazil, which could involve a total investment of up to $6 billion, according to Brazilian press reports. Reliance is considering petchem investments with Petrobras in the Northeast Pernambuco state, where Petrobras’s chemical subsidiary Petroquisa has plans to invest $500 million to build a 640,000-m.t./year purified terephthalic acid (PTA) plant. Petrobras said last year that construction has already begun at Pernambuco and that the plant is...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now


contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © IHS, Inc.All rights reserved.Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa